Civil servants from across the North West will go on strike today in a protest over cuts.
Driving test centres, passport services, courts and other public sector services will face disruption as members of the PCS union take part in the walk out.
Rallies will be held in Liverpool and Manchester at lunchtime.
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A mild night with some clear spells. Sunny breaks will develop for Monday and Tuesday but mild and humid
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Staying warm and fairly humid over the next few days. More unsettled with cooler temperatures and fresher winds later in the week